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1996 Ford Taurus Making a beeping sound

I have a 1996 Ford Taurus and it started making a beeping sound that sounds like a truck backing up.This occurs when I start the car up and then after it stops it doesn't happen again until I have to restart the car but it happens at every start up. It usually goes a series of 4 or 5 times and doesn't sound like a chime but an actual beep. I don't see any warning lights to explain it and I've never heard this before with this car. Can you help me to explain what it would be? Thanks!

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Mine beeps like that as well if I don't put my seat belt on. The seat belt light comes on for about a minute then shuts off and a few seconds later it starts beeping without any lights coming on. This may not be what your problem is but I was wondering why mine did the same thing and I figured out if I didn't have my seatbelt on that's when it would beep like that. The seat belt light had already shut off and wasn't blinking or anything so I didn't realize that's what it was right away.

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Was the vehicle ever in an accident? Does the airbag light come on when starting? If the lamp is burned out it will send an audible beep to warn

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  • Andrea Marshall Aug 31, 2012

    will tht stop the car from starting



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